Mary Katrantzou

The first Mary Mare range

Fashion Scoops

Mary Katrantzou Debuts Mary Mare: A Size-Inclusive, Feel-Good Swim Range

The new category will be part of the designer’s main line and will focus on all-natural fabrics and easy silhouettes catering to women of all sizes.

clock June 25, 2019Natalie Theodosi

Chinese Yuan Or Renminbi (rmb) Notes in Beijing China 29 December 2015 China's Currency Fell to Its Weakest in More Than Four and a Half Years on 29 December 2015 the Yuan Also Known As the Renminbi Dropped 114 Basis Points to 6 4864 Against the Us Dollar on 29 December Its Weakest Since June 2011 According to Data From the China Foreign Exchange Trading System China BeijingChina Currency - Dec 2015

Financial

Trade War Fallout: Would-be Chinese Buyers for U.S. Brands

Chinese foreign direct investment into the U.S. has plunged 90 percent since its peak in 2016.

clock June 17, 2019Kathryn Hopkins

Mary Katrantzou RTW Fall 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Mary Katrantzou RTW Fall 2019

The designer took a new turn, working prints — inspired by fire and swirling marble — onto long organza dresses with ruffles or leather trousers and coats.

clock February 17, 2019Samantha Conti

Wendy Yu

Business Features

40 of Tomorrow: Wendy Yu

British fashion has found a new champion in Wendy Yu, a young Chinese investor with deep pockets, a passion for design — and an English education.

clock November 29, 2018Samantha Conti

Frieze Art Fair, Regents Park

Lifestyle

Frieze Brings Good Business, and Even Better Parties, to London

Galleries were positive about business post-Brexit, while brands and retailers, from Mary Katrantzou to Christopher Kane and Etro, caught Frieze fever.

clock October 6, 2018Samantha Conti and Natalie Theodosi

Halpern, Markus Lupfer, Roberta Einer, and David Koma

Fashion Trends

London Fashion Week Spring 2019: The Trends

London’s designers were in an extravagant mood for spring, while others focused on revisiting and reworking classics.

clock September 19, 2018Fabiana Repaci and Natalie Theodosi and Fiona Ma

Backstage at Mary Katrantzou RTW Spring 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Mary Katrantzou RTW Spring 2019

For her 10-year anniversary show, Mary Katrantzou mixed up the language she’s developed over the past decade, and translated it into a fresh set of designs.

clock September 16, 2018Samantha Conti

The cover of Hunger with Alicia Vikander photographed by Rankin

Media

Alicia Vikander Fronts Cover of Hunger Magazine, Talks About Life in a Post-Weinstein Era

Rankin said the latest issue of the biannual publication — all 386 pages of it — is “looking to redress the balance of power.”

clock March 8, 2018Lorelei Marfil

Moose Knuckles and Mary Katrantzou's Chesterfield bomber on the runway

Fashion Scoops

Mary Katrantzou, Moose Knuckles Launch Quirky Capsule

The line-up includes a fun bomber that looks like a Chesterfield sofa.

clock March 5, 2018Alex Wynne

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Fashion Show Reviews

Mary Katrantzou RTW Fall 2018

The collection had a scholarly — and old-world — air with references to Pointillism, Bauhaus, Victoriana, furniture making and digital technology.

clock February 19, 2018Samantha Conti

Angelica Cheung, Wendy Yu and Caroline Rush

Fashion Scoops

Wendy Yu Rings in Chinese New Year at Kensington Palace

Yu hosted dinner in the King’s Gallery, with Chinese musicians, lanterns and a big dragon.

clock February 1, 2018Samantha Conti

Backstage at Mary Katrantzou RTW Fall 2017

Mergers and Acquisitions

Exclusive: Wendy Yu Invests in Mary Katrantzou, Eyes Growth in China

She’s on the prowl for more brands, and has $20 million earmarked to invest in emerging businesses in 2018.

clock January 22, 2018Samantha Conti

The exhibit features 182 of Katrantzou's designs from over the past decade.

Designer and Luxury

Mary Katrantzou Retrospective Bows in Dallas

The exhibit at Dallas Contemporary looks back at 10 years of Mary Katrantzou designs.

clock January 18, 2018Holly Haber

Mary Katrantzou RTW Spring 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Mary Katrantzou RTW Spring 2018

In a charming display, the designer projected signifiers of happy childhoods — from Lego to inflatable armbands — into her couture-like constructions.

clock September 17, 2017Samantha Conti

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Fashion Scoops

Mary Katrantzou, Paperless Post Collaborate on Stationery

The London-based designer, who is known for her exuberant prints has constructed 15 different vivid patterns inspired by Katrantzou’s runway archives.

clock June 26, 2017Lorelei Marfil

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